The sudden death of Bo Hopkins has had fans wondering if the “American Graffiti and “Wild Bunch” actor is released to the 84-year-old actor, Sir Philip Anthony Hopkins.

Who is Anthony Hopkins?

Sir Philip Anthony Hopkins CBE, born on 31 December 1937, is a Welsh actor, director, and producer.

Anthony Hopkins

One of Britain’s most recognizable and prolific actors, he is known for his performances on the screen and on stage.

Hopkins has garnered numerous accolades throughout his career spanning over six decades, including two Academy Awards, three British Academy Film Awards, a British Academy Television Award, two Primetime Emmy Awards, and a Laurence Olivier Award.

He has also received an honorary Golden Globe Award and the BAFTA Fellowship from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts. In 1993, he was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II for his services to the arts, and in 2003, he received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his achievements in the motion picture industry.

Hopkins resides in Malibu, California.

He had moved to the United States once before, during the late 1970s, to pursue his film career, but returned to London in the late 1980s.

However, he decided to return to the US following his 1990s success. Retaining his British citizenship, he became a naturalised American citizen on 12 April 2000, with Hopkins stating: “I have dual citizenship; it just so happens I live in America”.

Who is Bo Hopkins?

William “Bo” Hopkins, born on February 2, 1938, was an American actor.

Is Bo Hopkins Related To Anthony Hopkins

He was perhaps best known for playing important supporting roles in a number of major studio films between 1969 and 1979, and appeared in many other television shows and TV movies.

William Hopkins was born in Greenville, South Carolina.[1] At the age of nine months, he was adopted by a couple who were unable to conceive. Growing up, he was called “Billy.”

His adoptive father worked in a mill in Taylors, South Carolina.

No, Bo Hopkins and Anthony Hopkins are not related. Even though Bo Hopkins and Anthony Hopkins have very strong striking resemblances and the same surnames, they are not related in any way.

Anthony Hopkins was born to Richard Arthur Hopkins and Muriel Anne Hopkins on December 31, 1937, in Margam, United Kingdom.

Bo Hopkins on the other hand was born on February 2, 1938, in Greenville, South Caroline, Bo Hopkins was adopted by a couple who were unable to conceive.